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Streamline Business Process with IBM Z Innovation Technologies

Harness the power of your enterprise information and boost your applications portfolio
to deliver innovation at a low cost of ownership.

The information technology world is changing more rapidly than ever before. Invest in yourself.
Learn how you can use these information enablement technologies to deliver value to your business. Mainline’s Learning with Lattes TM program offers expert knowledge in the convenience of your workplace.

Tuesday, March 26th @ 12 PM ET

Installing Linux on IBM System z using Distribution Scripting Tools


Back by popular demand, Andy Hartman will explain and demonstrate how to install Linux on IBM z using scripting tools provided by the various distributions. Andy will include instruction on Red Hat, Ubuntu and SUSE distributions.

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Tuesday, April 30th @ 12 PM ET

Getting Started with Docker Containers on IBM Z


Containerized apps can be run on IBM z, offering all of the scale and reliability the mainframe delivers. Attendees will learn how to get started with Docker on IBM z through discussion and a demonstration of installing and deploying Docker and simple Docker containers.

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Tuesday, May 21st @ 12 PM ET

BLOCKsolid! Blockchain using IBM Cloud Private on Z


IBM Blockchain Platform is now available to deploy on multi-cloud, including on-prem using IBM Cloud Private (ICP) on Z. Jeff Broderick, Mainline Enterprise Architect, will discuss the latest announcements for leveraging a Blockchain architecture on ICP for IBM Z. Explore how the Hyperledger Fabric can leverage ICP while also enabling other Blockchain networks to connect to the system of record.

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2019 Events & Webinars

Wednesday, March 27th @ 12 PM ET

Unlock the full potential of your data with Intelligent Storage Solutions from Mainline, HPE and Cohesity.


Join Mainline, HPE & Cohesity to learn how businesses are unleashing the potential of their data to extract its value by using intelligent, optimized storage while simplifying for all workloads and leveraging the cloud.

HPE delivers intelligent storage that works to understand and learn from its surroundings, gaining context and awareness around the data to better manage and enhance the data strategy.

HPE Storage is:

Built for cloud
Delivered as-a-Service design

To provide a transformative data experience aligned to customers’ business needs today and into the future.

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Previous Events - 2018

November 7th, 2018

Ansible Networking Workshop

Rochester, NY
RIT Inn & Conference Center

Learn to automate all things networking with Ansible products at our one-day, hands-on technical workshop.


November 5th – 8th, 2018

19th Annual TribalNet Conference & Tradeshow

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas

Join us at the Mainline booth to learn about IBM POWER9

October 22 - 23rd, 2018

2018 SCITDA Fall Conference

Columbia Marriott
Columbia, South Carolina

Wednesday, Oct 31st - 12 PM ET

New IBM POWER Software:

Simplify and Accelerate Private Cloud, Security and Operations

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Thursday-Friday, Oct 11th -12th, 2018

NKU CyberSecurity Symposium

Northern Kentucky University in the
James C. and Rachel M. Votruba Student Union

September 19th - 21st - 2018

Big Data Ignite 2018

DeVos Place

Brad Miller, Mainline Practice Director of Information & Analytics, to present 2 sessions:

Achieving the Highest ROI on Your Big Data Initiative

Big Data ROI Methodology Deep Dive

Wednesday, September 26th - 2018

IBM QRadar: Getting more from your QRadar SIEM investment


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Thursday, September 13th - 2018

Bringing the Cloud Down to Earth

Mainline is pleased to partner with RiverBed and Angelbeat
Cloud, Security, Storage, Mobility, DevOps, AI/IoT, SD-WAN

42 West 11th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

August 7th - 9th 2018

Space and Missile Defense

Sharpening the Military’s Competitive Edge
Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama

June 28th – 30th 2018

VM Workshop 2018

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Greensboro | North Carolina

June 26th - 2018

Mainframe Virtual Summit Series

Your Path to IT Excellence Starts Here
Tuesday, June 26th
11 AM – 2 PM ET

May 14th - 18th

IBM Security Master Skills University

Orlando, FL
Hilton Orlando – Lake Buena Vista

Thursday, April 5th

SUSE Expert Days – Hollywood
9:30 AM – 4:45 PM

DoubleTree Resort Hollywood Beach
4000 S Ocean Dr
Hollywood, Florida 33019

Tuesday, March 20th

Xavier University of Technology Day

Visit Mainline’s booth at TECHDAY 2018

1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans LA 70125

Wednesday, March 21st

Explore cloud technology, data analytics and security at IBM Think 2018

Join Mainline afor Happy Hour

Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
Border Grill Las Vegas

Thursday, March 15th

SUSE Expert Days Columbus
8:30 AM – 3:45 PM

Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square
75 E State St
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Streamline Business Process with IBM Z Innovation Technologies

Harness the power of your enterprise information and boost your applications portfolio to deliver innovation at a low cost of ownership.

Tuesday, August 28th

IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for zOS


The IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator (IDAA) delivers near real-time analytics results and the capability to access historical/archived data seamlessly, with minimal IT resource overhead and without impacting existing OLTP workloads.

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Tuesday, August 14th



The emergence of a new methodology for business-to-business transacting is upon us. Blockchain is touted as the framework to eliminate the middleman in the supply chain process, while enabling a more secure transaction at a lower cost.

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Tuesday, July 24th

Linux on IBM Z – Build your business case and lower your TCA


With each new IBM server announcement, the case for Linux on IBM Z becomes more and more attractive, as the Total Cost of Acquisition (TCA) further decreases.

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Tuesday, July 10th

Getting Started with Docker on IBM Z

Interested in getting started with Docker on IBM Z?

Join us for a discussion and a demonstration of installing and deploying Docker and simple Docker containers.

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Tuesday, June 19th

Installing Linux on IBM Z using Distribution Scripting Tools


Learn how to install Linux using scripting tools provided by the various distributions.

This webinar will also include a demonstration showing how to deploy a Linux guest utilizing Red Hat and Kickstart.

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Tuesday, June 5th

Introducing the new IBM z14 Model ZR1, designed for the data-centric cloud ecosystem


The z14 Model ZR1 delivers high reliability capabilities in a smaller, industry-standard frame, with a lower cost of entry, that can easily partner with other platforms in a cloud data center.

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